30 janvier 2011

"Thomas Gainsborough and the Modern Woman" @ San Diego Museum of Art

Thomas Gainsborough, Giovanna Baccelli, exhibited 1782, oil on canvas, 89 1/4 x 58, 1/2 in. (226.7 x 148.6 cm), Tate, London, Purchased with assistance from the Friends of the Tate Gallery, 1975. Photo: © Tate, London 2010 SAN DIEGO, CA.- The portraits of notorious society women painted by Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788) are considered among the greatest portraits of the Western tradition. Thomas Gainsborough and the Modern Woman is the first exhibition devoted to Gainsborough’s feminine portraiture and the first to focus... [Lire la suite]
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23 mai 2009

"Calder Jewelry" @ San Diego Museum of Art (SDMA)

Anjelica Huston wearing The Jealous Husband (c. 1940), Cover of the New York Times Magazine, 1976. Photo: Evelyn Hofer, 1976. SAN DIEGO< CA.- For the first time, jewelry created by the great American sculptor Alexander Calder is the subject of a comprehensive exhibition entitled Calder Jewelry. This special exhibition will be on view at the San Diego Museum of Art (SDMA) from July 25, 2009 to Jan. 3, 2010. Calder Jewelry brings together approximately 90 works by the famed modernist — including necklaces, bracelets, brooches,... [Lire la suite]
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